Detailed view:
Southern African Development Community (SADC)
Title: Southern African Development Community (SADC)
URL: http://www.sadc.int
Creator: Southern African Development Community
Abstract: The Objectives of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) are to:
-achieve development and economic growth, alleviate poverty, enhance the standard and quality of life of the peoples of Southern Africa and support the socially disadvantaged through regional integration;
-evolve common political values, systems and institutions;
-promote and defend peace and security;
-promote self-sustaining development on the basis of collective self-reliance, and the inter-dependence of Member States;
-achieve complementarity between national and regional strategies and programmes;
-promote and maximise productive employment and utilisation of resources of the region;
-achieve sustainable utilisation of natural resources and effective protection of the environment;
-strengthten and consolidate the long-standing historical, social and cultural affinities and links among the peoples of the region. [according to site editor's information]
Keywords: International economic integration; Southern African Development Community
Countries: Southern Africa. General Resources
Subject areas: Economy ยป Economic Relations
Location of the site's editor: Botswana
Resource type: International and supranational Organisations
Language: English
© Virtuelle Fachbibliothek Afrika (ilissAfrica)
 Print window Close window